Medicinal vs Goldenseal - What's the difference?

medicinal | goldenseal |


As an adjective medicinal

is medicinal.

As a noun goldenseal is

, a perennial herb of the buttercup family, native to southeastern canada and the northeastern united states, with a thick, yellow knotted rootstock and diverse medicinal properties.

medicinal

English

Adjective

(-)
  • Having the properties of medicine, or pertaining to medicine; medical.
  • Tending or used to cure disease or relieve pain.
  • Tasting like medicine; particularly of sweetish artificial flavours similar to cherry, almond or licorice.
  • See also

    * salutary

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Any plant that can be used for medicinal purposes.
  • Anagrams

    * ----

    goldenseal

    English

    Noun

    (-) (wikipedia goldenseal)
  • , a perennial herb of the buttercup family, native to southeastern Canada and the northeastern United States, with a thick, yellow knotted rootstock and diverse medicinal properties.
  • Synonyms

    * orangeroot